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Grey Monument in Garden 100 Metres East of Morwick Hall, Warkworth

Description: Grey Monument in Garden 100 Metres East of Morwick Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 237210

OS Grid Reference: NU2344603995
OS Grid Coordinates: 423446, 603995
Latitude/Longitude: 55.3295, -1.6320

Location: Morwick Road, Warkworth, Northumberland NE65 9DG

Locality: Warkworth
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE65 9DG

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Listing Text


12/319 Grey monument
in garden 100
31.12.69 metres east of
Morwick Hall
(formerly listed as
Grey gravestone in
garden of Morwick

Monument dated 1786. Squared stone with inscribed slab of fossiliferous
limestone. Rectangular structure 1.3 x 0.7 metres, 3.5 metres high. Front
has fluted pilasters flanking inscription:

In memory
of Catharine Maria Grey
who died the 24th of June 1786
in the 34 Year of her Age

Blessed are the Dead which die in the Lord
Rev. 14-15
I know that my Redeemer liveth Job 19-25

Swept top and urn finial with leaf pattern and fluted band.

Historical note: Catharine Grey chose to be buried in the garden without any
funeral service; she had always been refused entry to the Hall by John Grey,
her father-in-law, who died in 1783.

Listing NGR: NU2344603995

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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